Year 1 Top 5: Fifth Place: South Africa
Originally Posted: Wednesday, April 27, 2011
Reason I choose it to be in the top five:
"Although I wouldn't want to live in South Africa it would be a contender for top 5 most amazing geographies in the world"
This is South Africa, one of the most spectacular collections of landscapes within a single country.
There is some exquisite architecture I did not know about as well.
Durban beach, Photo: Simisa
Durban City Hall, Photo: Mister-E
Union Building, Pretoria, Photo: Davinci77
Drakensberg mountains, Photo: PZFUN
A field of flowers in the West Coast National Park in South Africa, Photo: Morne
Franschoek Valley, Photo: Ngb
The Huguenot Monument in Franschhoek, South Africa, commemorating the cultural contribution of French Huguenots, Photo: Dewet
Obelisks of the Afrikaans Language Monument, near Paarl, South Africa. Photo: C. Hill.
Paarl Mountain, Photo: Nick Boalch
Grootberg and the mountain scenery of the Boosmansbos and Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserves in the Barrydale area of the Langeberg Range, Western Cape, South Africa, Photo: Winfried Bruenken